Museum of New Art

When visiting the art galleries of Pärnu, you can always rely on the Museum of New Art to surprise you with its exhibitions of modern art. The museum’s collection contains more than 400 works, and more than 1200 documentaries are kept in its videotheque. Established by Mark Soosaar, the art centre is extremely important in the cultural life of Pärnu.
Did you know...? *The international exhibition of nudes known as 'Man and Woman' has become a tradition at the museum *The Pärnu Film Festival, at which international documentaries compete with each other and new Estonian documentaries are premiered, has been held more than twenty times

When visiting the art galleries of Pärnu, you can always rely on the Museum of New Art to surprise you with its exhibitions of modern art. The museum’s collection contains more than 400 works, and more than 1200 documentaries are kept in its videothe

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  • Open, well light, interesting collection

    I went to the Museum of New Art specifically to see the photo exhibit of Kaupo Kikkas. For the seniors' rate of 2 euros, it was a great bargain. I think full adult price was 4 euros. After a few...

  • A bit worn, but still has a kick in it

    The Esplanade street Art museum has been there forever, at least in terms of Pärnu were things tend to change pretty fast. But not this place, it is still up and running after whatever challenges...

  • Disappointing

    The exhibition has one or two interesting artworks but the curating is very poor indeed. Where other museums have moved with the times this one definitely hasn’t.


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